Monthly Archives: August 2015

Day 362 – Allman Brown

There are many and varied reasons for why I’ve chosen the songs that have appeared on this blog so far. Sometimes it’s dependent on genre (i.e. I haven’t posted an R&B track for a while, better go find one), or … Continue reading

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Day 361 – The Painted Horses

Here’s an awesome wee band from one of my favourite places in the world. It’s Santa Cruz-based indie folksters The Painted Horses, who’s country-guitar/bluegrass-y vibe has been a welcome addition to my music collection in recent weeks. This track is In … Continue reading

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Day 360 – Worakls

I don’t really tend to write too much about dance/trance/electronica – mostly because I don’t really have the requisite knowledge about the genre to make an informed opinion. I mean, I can happily explain why I like a particular Chemical … Continue reading

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Day 359 – Cory Branan

As you may have guessed by now, I’m a big fan of solo singer-songwriters. I mean, I could happily spend an entire day with Ryan Adams, Damien Rice, Bright Eyes et al blasting out of my stereo and be very … Continue reading

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Day 358 – Jono McCleery

Lovely acoustic sounds today from UK songwriter Jono McCleery. This is Age of Self and it’s a beautiful wee track, with a simple guitar part swept up in atmospheric string vibes and a cracking vocal performance that echoes a better, less-whiny version of … Continue reading

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Day 357 – The Gaslight Anthem

Another cheat today, but I’m accepting it on the grounds that 1) I didn’t realise these guys had a new album out in the last year or so and 2) they are awesome. This is the Gaslight Anthem, who I … Continue reading

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Day 356 – Air Surgeon

Another stop on the Californian West Coast today and another band hailing from San Francisco. This is Wardrobe by Air Surgeon – another find from the Bay Bridged podcast. Kind of like a cross between the lazier, more trippy moments of the … Continue reading

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